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Best Albums of the 1990s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1990s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 38,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
19902,062186,215 Violator (136th)
by Depeche Mode
19912,100482,188 Nevermind (10th)
by Nirvana
19922,191281,906 Automatic For The People (58th)
by R.E.M.
19932,262303,946 In Utero (52nd)
by Nirvana
19942,399494,300 Grace (50th)
by Jeff Buckley
19952,480372,512 The Bends (18th)
by Radiohead
19962,672306,857 Pinkerton (100th)
by Weezer
19972,689481,601 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19982,665328,236 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (17th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19992,909299,203 Ágætis Byrjun (65th)
by Sigur Rós
Total24,4293,536,963

The best artists of the 1990s were Radiohead, Nirvana, Neutral Milk Hotel, Oasis, The Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam, My Bloody Valentine, Weezer, R.E.M. and Jeff Buckley.
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RankAlbumArtist
2.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,643 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:105,140
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,617 votes)
Comments: 369 comments
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9.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,408 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:41,305
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  84/100 (2,177 votes)
Comments: 144 comments
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26.

MTV Unplugged In New YorkUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1994Appears in:858 charts
Rank in 1994:6Rank Score:21,639
Rank in 1990s26Overall Rank:120
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,617 votes)
Comments: 83 comments
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286.

Incesticide
Compilation
United States Nirvana
Year of Release:1992Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 1992:31Rank Score:1,739
Rank in 1990s286Overall Rank:1,357
Average Rating:  76/100 (505 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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877.

From The Muddy Banks Of The WishkahUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1996Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 1996:96Rank Score:382
Rank in 1990s877Overall Rank:4,561
Average Rating:  73/100 (222 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 85 9%
1991 85 9%
1992 100 10%
1993 103 10%
1994 127 13%
1995 108 11%
1996 108 11%
1997 99 10%
1998 100 10%
1999 85 9%
Artist Albums %


The Flaming Lips 6 1%
Blur 6 1%
Green Day 5 1%
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds 5 1%
Aphex Twin 5 1%
Radiohead 5 1%
Nirvana 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 548 55%
United Kingdom 258 26%
Canada 36 4%
Mixed Nationality 26 3%
Australia 24 2%
Sweden 18 2%
Ireland 13 1%
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